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Being a short guy: an ignored struggle

You know I could already feel the eye-rolls from people who don’t think heightism exist. But I feel like it’s so prevalent that it’s become a part of who we are as a society. 916 more words

Social Commentary

How The Discrimination Against Short Men Is Perpetuated By Women

I’ve had so many conversations with girls that go something like this:

“Get real! Guys have it SO-O-O easy. They don’t have to spend two hours in front of the mirror putting on make up, just to be considered sexually attractive. 1,366 more words


My tips for ending awkward dating moments

Guest post from Phil Lusted, a web and graphic designer from north Wales.

For End the Awkward, he talks about awkwardness when it comes to dating and sex and gives some tips for getting over it. 628 more words


Bigger is not better

Short men make better husbands, and make up in wisdom what they lack in stature – BBC News Article

Not that this is news to me, I could have told them with all my 5’2″ frame that being on the left of the height curve means I’m at the top of the bell for being awesome.

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Daily Post

Student with dwarfism creating animation to tackle social prejudice, body-shaming and ‘heightism’ | DisabledGo News and Blog

A student with dwarfism is creating an animation to tackle the social prejudice and unwanted physical and verbal attention he gets because of his height. Chris Amor, from St John’s, Worcester, is working on the short film Living Jokes which he hopes to show at festivals and could be used by disability charities. 139 more words


Why Chris is re-creating some of the worst things he's experienced

This story is part of 30 Under 30.

Chris Amor is a 27-year-old university student, studying animation. Chris has dwarfism and experiences regular harassment, making him feel excluded and dehumanised. 947 more words